Machine Operator – Press Operator

Position: Full-time
Location: Whangarei
Start date: As soon as possible
Application closing date: 12 February 2021

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We are looking for two Machine Operators – Press Brake /Sheet – Metal The Machine Operator role requires a reliable person who displays a commitment to quality workmanship. After training, you will be operating heavy machinery from set up, to operation and maintenance. You will work closely as part of a team, to ensure good quality work. This role is for the day shift generally commencing at 7.30 am until 4.00 pm.

Operational Responsibilities:

  • Set up machine (calibrate, cleaning etc) to start production cycle
  • Read and follow product and machine specifications
  • Safely operate machine controlling and adjusting machine settings as required
  • Maintain machine
  • Ensure it is working at full capacity and stocked with needed materials
  • Ensure correct product is produced by perform periodic checks on output
  • Adhere to client job specification and ensure good quality work
  • Trouble shoot machine problems and if possible fix issues that may occur during a shift
  • Maintain activity logs
  • Keep a record of approved and defective units or final products
  • Advise of any ad hoc machine maintenance required
  • Clean up machine parts after every work procedure
  • Comply with code of conduct Qualifications and experience
  • Mechanical background
  • Preferably have experience in folding of sheet metal in CNC/DNC presses
  • CNC/MNC experience would be advantageous
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